raising trek trailer

Submitted: Monday, Apr 24, 2006 at 21:46
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hello,

I wish to raise a trek camper trailer about 40mm. It has a fitted Alko suspension. is it a simple matter of putting a spacer between the suspenion bracket and the trailer chassis or is there something I am overlooking and should get it done proffessionally?
Any advice appreciated.
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Reply By: Nick R - Monday, Apr 24, 2006 at 23:33

Monday, Apr 24, 2006 at 23:33
Leaf springs I assume?
I got some longer shackles made by a local engineer, punched out the old bolts and put them into the new shackles and put in place, took about 1 1/2 hours.
another option is doing a spring over leaf conversion although you might then get 75mm depending on the number of leaves.
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Reply By: WillV - Tuesday, Apr 25, 2006 at 07:46

Tuesday, Apr 25, 2006 at 07:46
The axle suspension is ALKO IRS not leaf springs.
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